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Clarkston uses quick start to fend off Fife in 2A boys quarterfinal

SR Story | YAKIMA – East Valley’s state-trophy express banged into a guardrail in the State 2A quarterfinals at the SunDome on Thursday but reached its first-day destination anyway as the Knights defeated Sammamish, 52-46. East Valley (21-3) will face defending champion W.F. West of Chehalis in tonight’s …

Post Falls needs rally to win 5A state opener against crowd-favorite Nampa

SR Story | NAMPA, Idaho —The Post Falls boys basketball team took upset-minded Nampa’s best punch and lived to fight another day at the 5A state tournament. With a fired up crowd cheering on the hometown Bulldogs, junior guard Max McCullough and the top-ranked Trojans rallied to overcome …

Federal Way rolls past Moses Lake in 4A boys quarterfinals

SR Story | TACOMA – The Moses Lake boys basketball team found out why Federal Way is the State 4A tournament favorite. The Eagles beat the Chiefs frequently in transition and from long distance, as Federal Way cruised to a 74-63 decision in an opener Thursday that wasn’t …

Big plays propel Liberty past Life Christian Academy

SR Story | Liberty, faced with technical difficulties, managed to clear everything up just in time on Thursday afternoon. Big plays by Chase Burnham and Kyle King, and the inside presence of 6-foot-5 Clay Fleming and 6-8 Match Burnham, who combined for 36 points, allowed the Lancers (25-2) …

State 2B boys: Clay Fleming gave Lancers final crucial piece

SR Story | Liberty coach Mike Thacker came to Spangle 5 years ago and immediately started teaching young basketball players his offensive and defensive systems. Those young players aged and entered the high school program knowing all the broad concepts that Thacker wanted to employ. But the Lancers …

Game capsules

Post Falls 52, Nampa 51
By Jordan Rodriguez, Special to The Spokesman-Review —————————- NAMPA, IDAHO—The …
Clarkston 56, Fife 44
By Michael Anderson, Correspondent ———————- YAKIMA — Davian Sobotta picked …
St. Maries 58, Declo 54
Jacob Greer had 12 points, Logan Feasline grabbed 11 rebounds …
Dietrich 87, Lakeside (ID) 58
Austin Fenstermaker had 23 points and 25 rebounds and the …
Weiser 46, Kellogg 40
Alberto Sanchez scored 14 points and the Wolverines held off …
Okanogan 66, Wilbur-Creston 53
Jim Townsend’s double-double helped Okanogan dispatch Wilbur-Creston 66-53 Saturday at …
Curlew 54, Sunnyside Christian 49
Tied going into the fourth quarter, Curlew got a lead, …
Liberty 68, Warden 52
Match Burnham scored 30 points, and Liberty defeated Warden 68-52 …

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Lakeside defeats defending champion Lynden Christian

SR Story | YAKIMA – Free-throw shooting and defense decide high school basketball games. Lakeside’s Eagles put on a clinic in both disciplines in the second half Thursday, defeating defending champion Lynden Christian 43-28 in the quarterfinals of the girls State 1A basketball tournament at the Yakima SunDome.

Colfax guard Scout Cai shoots over White Swan’s Tionna Tillequots, right, in the 2B girls state tournament quarterfinal game on Thursday at the Spokane Arena. Cai scored 12 points for the Bulldogs in the 39-37 loss. (Jesse Tinsley)

Perennial 2B power Colfax loses opener to White Swan

SR Story | For sure, the Colfax Bulldogs had a decent shot at defending their state girls 2B title. But the shots wouldn’t fall, costing the Bulldogs dearly in a 39-37 quarterfinal loss to White Swan on Thursday afternoon at the Arena.

The Curtis Vikings’ Kaelin Williams-Kennedy, left, and Cedrice Howard found out Gonzaga Prep’s Laura Stockton can play. (Dan Pelle)

State 4A girls: G-Prep’s Laura Stockton makes her point

SR Story | Laura Stockton understands there’s celebrity attached to her last name. That doesn’t define who she is, though, as far as she’s concerned. When it comes to her development as the daughter of an NBA Hall of Fame player, Stockton admits she has had tutorial assistance …

Game capsules

East Valley 52, Sammamish 46
By Michael Anderson, Correspondent ——————- YAKIMA – East Valley’s state …
Lakeside (WA) 43, Lynden Christian 28
By Michael Anderson, Correspondent ———————- YAKIMA – Free-throw shooting and …
Mabton 63, Northwest Christian 55
By Michael Anderson Special to The Spokesman-Review Mabton’s tiny but …
Republic 69, Muckleshoot Tribal 25
Shania Graham had a triple-double, and undefeated Republic advanced with …
East Valley 71, Liberty (Issaquah) 50
by Grant Clark Special to The Spokesman-Review East Valley girls …
Arlington 52, Shadle Park 35
Jessica Ludwig notched 20 points, and Arlington pulled away in …
Zillah 41, Colville 37
by Michael Anderson Special to The Spokesman-Review Abbie Myers scored …
Napavine 66, Lind-Ritzville/Sprague 49
Napavine defeated Lind-Ritzville/Sprague 66-49 Saturday in a 2B regional round …

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Post Falls claims first state title

SR Story | POCATELLO – There’s nothing quite like a gold state trophy to take the sting out of a 550-mile road trip. At least, that’s how Post Falls wrestling coach Pete Reardon sees it.

Exceptional win for Freeman wrestlers

SR Story | In the grand and honorable sport of wrestling, team championships tend to get crowned late, so it’s fitting that the Freeman Scotties had the state Class 1A wrestling championship sewed up by the time the first pair of finalists were called to the mat. The …

Mount Spokane's Alec Hoover celebrates his win over Hanford's Blake Llarenas in their 120-pound championship match. (Patrick Hagerty)

Bad break for NC

SR Story | TACOMA – A year ago, the North Central wrestling team seemingly caught every break on its way to a State 3A championship. The Indians couldn’t have suffered a worse break Saturday at the Tacoma Dome.

Central Valley's Blake Beard, left, drops Lake Stevens' Jake Douglas to the mat during their 138-pound championship match. (Patrick Hagerty)

Fear the Beards

SR Story | TACOMA – The Beard brothers put on a clinic on Saturday at Mat Classic XXVII. They shut down two talented opponents with airtight defense.

Freeman wins State 1A wrestling championship

SR Story | TACOMA – The Freeman wrestling team was stunned in the Mat Classic XXVII semifinals Saturday morning when it saw just two of seven advance to the finals. That opened the door for Colville, 5 for 5 in the round.

Game capsules

3A District I
At 3A Region I Districts, Kellogg emerged with the top …
5A Region I
Post Falls came in first in the 5A Region 1 …
4A Region I
Lakeland took home the Idaho 4A District I wrestling tournament …
Girls Region IV Regional
At the Girls Region IV Regional, Sunnyside finished with the …
1A Regional, at Cascade High School
Freeman claimed the 1A Regional wrestling tournament with a team …
3A Regional Tournament, Kelso HS
Clai Quintanilla won at 113, Bryan Wais won at 145 …
2A Region 4 wrestling championships
Toppenish took first place in the 2A Region 4 wrestling …
2B/1B Regional wrestling event
Warden brought home first place with a score of 159.5, …

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Area roundup: Mead, U-Hi advance to 4A gymnastics regional

SR Story | Jenna Schlosser made sure she and her Mead teammates had a repeat shot to make the State 4A gymnastics championships. Schlosser won the uneven bars, vault and floor exercise, claiming the all-around crown (37.95 points), leading Mead to a convincing 4A Greater Spokane League championship …

Prep roundup: Mt. Spokane captures first GSL gymnastics title

SR Story | Jade Anderson won the all-around title Wednesday as Mt. Spokane capped its first Greater Spokane League gymnastics title with a team win at the Mead Gymnastics Center. Anderson placed first in uneven bars (9.15 points), floor exercise (9.575) and vault (9.4) on the way to …

Rebounding edge leads LC’s boys past Ferris in Rubber Chicken

SR Story | Isaiah Hernandez finished with 14 points and five steals, and Dominick Oliveri had 14 rebounds to lead a 46-26 advantage as Lewis and Clark (11-4, 9-4 Greater Spokane League) defeated Ferris 57-34 in the Rubber Chicken Game at the Arena. The Tigers moved within one …

Prep roundup: Jenna Schlosser’s three wins lead Mead

SR Story | Jenna Schlosser continued her solid season, placing first in three events and winning the all-around title Thursday to lead Mead to a Greater Spokane League gymnastics meet victory at University High School. Schlosser won the bar, floor exercise and the vault, and finished second in …

Game capsules

4A/3A/2A Individual Championships
State Individual Gymnastics Championships At Tacoma Dome Exhibition Hall 4A …
State 4A and 3A Championships
All-around (cont.): 6, McManus (Woo), 36.55. 7, Mjelde (Tahoma), 36.225. …
3A Regional
Other local state qualifers: Bars- Anderson, Delcid (MtS). Beam- Campmann, …
4A Regional
Other local state qualifiers All-around: 6, Jessica Harpel, Fer, 35.725. …
Central Valley/Ferris/Lewis and Clark/Mead, University
*Savannah Folsom-tied for 3rd place in Floor In the final …
Mt Spokane/North Central/Rogers/Shadle, Mead Gym Center
After going undefeated in the Greater Spokane League, first year …
Lewis and Clark/North Central/Rogers, Ferris
Jessica Harpel claimed first place in every individual event to …
Central Valley/Mead/Mt Spokane/Shadle/University, Mead Gym Center
At the Mead Gymnastics Center, Mt. Spokane placed first in …
Boys basketball »
Clarkston uses quick start to fend off Fife in 2A boys quarterfinal
Federal Way rolls past Moses Lake in 4A boys quarterfinals
Post Falls needs rally to win 5A state opener against crowd-favorite Nampa
Shorewood Christian recovers from slow start, gets past Curlew in 1B boys quarterfinals
Big plays propel Liberty past Life Christian Academy
Girls basketball »
Otiona Gildon, Laura Stockton lead Gonzaga Prep girls to win over Bothel in tournament opener
Lakeside defeats defending champion Lynden Christian
Unbeaten Republic opens 1B Tournament with resounding win over Evergreen Lutheran
Perennial 2B power Colfax loses opener to White Swan
State 4A girls: G-Prep’s Laura Stockton makes her point
Wrestling »
Post Falls claims first state title
Idaho state wrestling: Post Falls in prime position after first day
Post Falls sends 19 wrestlers to Idaho state finals match this weekend
Exceptional win for Freeman wrestlers
Bad break for NC
Gymnastics »
Mead senior Jenna Schlosser captures three State 4A titles in her final gymnastics event
State gymnastics: Jenna Schlosser earns 9.4 on beam to win all-around, Mead finishes third
Mead’s strong seniors take last trip to State 4A gymnastics
Gymnastics: Jenna Schlosser, Mead claim regional titles; Mt. Spokane edged in 3A
Area roundup: Mead, U-Hi advance to 4A gymnastics regional
Football »
West Valley’s Jace Malek signs with Vandals, but cancer detours plans
West Valley’s Jace Malek signs with Vandals, but cancer detours plans
Prep notes: North Central fires football coach Brian Gardner
Brett Rypien, Kelsey Turnbow named 2014 Junior athletes of the year
Shadle’s Brett Rypien named Washington 3A player of the year
Baseball »
Prep notes: North Central fires football coach Brian Gardner
West Valley names baseball field in honor of Jack Spring
Mt. Spokane gets blanked, elminated by Yakima
Northstars win 4th of July Wood Bat Classic
State 3A baseball: Mt. Spokane claws way to third place
Volleyball »
GSL girls should see tighter games in second half
North Idaho all-league teams
All-league Washington
2A, 1A, 2B, 1B State volleyball: Colfax romps to 13th title
Bears claim first trophy for volleyball
Fastpitch softball »
Senior Hannah Wesselman powers U-Hi to state
Softball: University, Shadle Park make state; 4A teams stay home
Softball: Shadle Park holds off Southridge in 3A regional
Softball notes: Jordyn Soliday finds her place with Cardinals
Softball: Lakeside edges Riverside for District 7 1A title
Girls soccer »
North Idaho all-league teams
All-league Washington
Soccer: Too much of good thing?
CV’s girls’ soccer success twice as nice this year
Kelsey Turnbow scores four as Central Valley repeats as State 4A soccer champs
Spring boys soccer »
Shootout win sends Ferris to semis
Young CV Bears, led by three seniors, suffer tough loss at state
Blackhawks survive Greyhounds, claim District 7 2A soccer title
CV tops Ferris in boys soccer to claim District 4A title
Boys soccer teams work toward season
Track and field »
Kopcynski, Allred pick up state victories
State 1A/2B/1B boys track: Medical Lake surges in 3,200 to capture 1A title
State 1A/2B/1B girls track: Colfax girls roll to 2B title
No records, but more gold for pair at small-schools track
Colfax’s Cai wins girls State 2B pole vault
Cross country »
Brett Rypien, Kelsey Turnbow named 2014 Junior athletes of the year
Boys basketball: Antoinne Holmes’ 3-pointer gives Cusick upset win over Curlew
North Idaho all-league teams
All-league Washington
Mt. Spokane runner John Dressel selects Colorado
Boys tennis »
Kyle Fager, Courtney Provan win District 8 4A tennis singles titles
Inland Empire tennis tourney here
Tennis: LC’s Luke Brittan looks for perfect spot on court
Girls tennis »
Kyle Fager, Courtney Provan win District 8 4A tennis singles titles
Inland Empire tennis tourney here
Tennis notes: Ferris picks up star player out of the blue
Tennis: LC’s Luke Brittan looks for perfect spot on court
Boys golf »
Lakeland’s Derek Bayley makes U.S. Open bid
Lakeland’s Bayley drives toward good finish
Girls golf »
Lakeland’s Derek Bayley makes U.S. Open bid